Archive for August, 2012


Over a year ago I was accepted into an anthology called Tales of Terror and Mayhem From Deep Within the Box. I was accepted with a story featuring a man who had the chance to relive his youth (‘Second Chance’) and then it sort of fell by the wayside. Well, now it’s here. Edited by […]


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“Idol” And The Writer

I am about to compare the average Idol (American Idol, Australian Idol, Pop Idol, whatever idol) wannabe to those who wish to ply their trade as a writer. Now, before the abuse starts, let me make one thing perfectly clear – I actually dislike these talent shows. They look for the most generic looking and […]


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Novel #28

Last one! (So far…) This will be it, getting me up-to-date with the novels/longer works. 28 of them, plus all the novellas (both mentioned and not mentioned). I guess that’s a lot for a few years of writing, even if most of them are crap. This story also marked the 4,000,000th word of completed work […]


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Novel #27

After Cult Of The Snake, I stayed with the young adult theme and wrote a 33000 word novella called Underground (It Started With A Kiss). Designed specifically for the YA market, it has been rejected twice so far (I could call this a ‘novel’, because YA novels tend to start at 30000 words, and I […]


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